Our Mission & Vision


To be the ultimate hub in the West African Sub-region for Solid Minerals/Materials Research and Development.


To add value to Solid Minerals/Materials through quality Research and Development.


  • To build capacity, in order to offer comprehensive, excellent and effective Research and Development (R&D) services
  • To carry out activities that would help in realizing the full potentials of Nigeria's vast mineral resources; and
  • To adapt metallurgical processes that will enhance development of local technologies for economic growth.